By Alice Theriault
By James O’Dea
There are two areas where peace practice is essential between children and their parents and grandparents. One is listening — something people think they know all about and they don't. The other is how your child processes his or her energy in conflict situations.
Violence is not merely that which is committed through wars, bombs, grenades and guns.
When I was a child, I knew there had to be a presence bigger than that which was taught to me. I was sure life didn’t revolve around “staying safe” and it would take me years to discover the purpose of soul. For I needed to learn to trust life, to trust myself in life… My birth family taught me the world wasn’t safe. My father was a policeman and my m